ABS Medicolegal course

Start Date: 01/11/2022

End Date: 01/11/2022

Venue: The Law Society, London

Duration: 1 day




The ABS are holding a Medicolegal Symposium on the 1st of November 2022 at The Law Society in London. The symposium is aimed at senior trainees and newly appointed consultants in Breast and Plastic surgery. 

The faculty is made up of senior clinicians and surgeons with extensive experience in the consent process and medico legal practice. Other invited speakers include a barrister specialising in medico legal work, a medical director for an NHS Trust as well as representatives from a medical indemnity organisation.

The content and structure of the day will focus upon practical methods to improve patient communication to avoid complaints. Strategies to manage an adverse outcome or complication will be covered together with the process of litigation. Lastly, the symposium aims to improve understanding of the medical indemnity/ insurance market to clarify what is available and needed for clinicians working in the NHS and private sector.



Please find the provisional programme here.


The course will be held at The Law Society, 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL.


The course fee is £235.


Further information

For further information please contact us on 020 7869 6853


Please click here to register

The course is limited to 45 places.